Head and neck oncology
For patients with benign or malignant tumours of the cervicofacial region (ear, nose and sinuses, oral cavity, pharynx, larynx, salivary glands and thyroid) experiencing symptoms which may include vocal and/or swallowing disorders, oral-pharyngeal-laryngeal bleeding and swelling of the neck.
In addition to the specialist examination and anamnesis, the outpatient clinic also performs:
- complete endoscopic study of the oral cavity, nose, pharynx and larynx using NBI
- needle aspiration of neck and salivary gland swelling
- biopsy of suspicious oral cavity, nasal and pharyngeal lesions
Treatment involves admission for surgery after an X-ray study using the methods indicated for each individual case (see admission section).